28. 10. 2011

BETTER LATE THAN NEVER… MIVW 2011

So, it seems I completely forgot to post my pictures from this year’s MIVW event. Better late than never, I figure, so here’s my coverage of this amazing event…

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08. 10. 2011

PROJECT TOURING – ON THE ROAD AGAIN

Finally. The Touring is back together and on the road again. Currently it’s still unregistered and I’m driving it using a temporary 5-day registration, but once the car’s gotten past the TÜV, I’ll...

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02. 10. 2011

PROJECT TOURING – A TEASER

Small update on the Touring… it’s back from the painters and currently being re-assembled. Still some way to go, as the whole front end is still missing and some more minor things which...

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17. 09. 2011

YOUNGTIMER VESTIVAL 2011

In the last few years, the term ‘youngtimer’ has evolved in Germany to describe cars that are not yet real oldtimers or classics but can rather be defined as modern classics. The term...

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13. 09. 2011

PROJECT TOURING – GOING IN FOR PAINT

These are the last pics I took before I dropped the car off at the painter’s. It’s getting repainted in the original Cosmosschwarz Metallic.

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13. 09. 2011

PROJECT TOURING – RECAP PART 3

I left off the last post with a test fit of the Rial wheels in which I discovered that I would need spacers to mount them, as they were lightly touching the brake...

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12. 09. 2011

ADAC EIFELRENNEN NÜRBURGRING – PART 3

Let’s conclude the coverage of the Eifelrennen with a walk through the paddock area, starting with a head-on shot of the intimidating 3.0 CSL… I wouldn’t want THAT in my rear view!

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11. 09. 2011

PROJECT TOURING – RECAP PART 2

So… the last post ended with my accident, in which I slid into a sign pole and damaged the rear end. I thought long and hard about things, I was actually considering selling...

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11. 09. 2011

ADAC EIFELRENNEN NÜRBURGRING – PART 2

Let’s continue from where we left off, shall we? This time we’ll take a look at the Tourenwagen Revival and Historical Formula 1 on the track!

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